Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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061 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: mi liṅʻ ta tu ti ya tvaiʺ
Title: Questions of King Milinda volume two
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ

Venerable Nagesena's answers to King Milinda's questions

Subject:  sutta 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W183

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
142 / 182
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

poor

wear

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

Covers: yes Cover colour: gold

Cover embellishment: lac,gilt

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1249

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Jong Klang

Original donor: kyauṅʻʺ ta kā kitti